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ALLIE BRENNER
alliebrenner@gmail.com

 

 

 

Education

 

2013 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ontario College of Art & Design, Toronto, ON

Exhibitions

  • House_number.jpg (Sculptural Installation), LUMEN, Memorial Park, The City of Waterloo

  • Keepsake (Sculpture), Collective Identity, The Museum, Kitchener

  • Cut+Paste, (Animation), Night\Shift, 2016, Kitchener

  • Conversational Partner, (Interactive Sculpture), Nuit Blanche, 2016, Toronto

  • Conversational Partner, (Interactive Sculpture) KWAG Sculpture Garden, 2015, Kitchener

  • Imprint|index (Installation), Collective Identity, The Museum, 2015, Kitchener

  • Practice in Time, (Public Artwork), City of Waterloo, 2015, Waterloo

  • Liminal Being, (Sculpture, Installation, Video), Thesis work, Inter/Access, 2013, Toronto

  • Liminal Being, (Sculpture, Installation, Video), OCAD GradEx, 2013, Toronto

  • 112 Days, (Sculpture) Post Order, Forgetus Collective, 2012, Toronto

  • Untitled, (Painting) Nuit Blanche, Xpace Cultural Centre, 2011, Toronto

  • Multiple works (Drawing, Printmaking, Sculpture,Toronto School of Art GradEx, 2009, Toronto

 

 

Curatorial Projects

  • BFA Outreach Exhibition, Button Factory Arts, 2018

  • ​Curator, NIGHT\SHIFT, Kitchener ON, 2017

  • Curator, State of Becoming, Emerging Art Exhibition, Button Factory Arts, 2017

  • Curator, Belonging LGBTQ+ exhibition, Button Factory Arts, 2016

Community Engaged Projects

  • Uptown Gems (Community Zine Project) City of Waterloo, U of Waterloo, Laurier, Waterloo, 2018

  • Newcomer Hope (Collective Zine), Reception House, Kitchener, 2018

  • Memory Cookbook (Project Director)​, YMCA Newcomer Women to Canada, Kitchener, 2018

Publications

 

Public Presentations

  • Guest Speaker in the Arts, Probus, 2016

  • Interview, My Contention Podcast, 2016

  • Interview, New Art Radio, 2015

  • Guest Speaker, Kitchener Waterloo Society of Artists, 2015

  • Guest Speaker, Portfolio Development Program, Toronto School of Art, 2013

 

 

Professional Positions

  • Artist Educator, Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery, September 2016 - Present

  • Program and Communications Director, Button Factory Arts, July 2014 - Present

  • Educational Programs Internship,​ Art Gallery of Ontario, September 2012 - January 2013

  • Community Practice Internship, Clinton Street Public School OCADU, September 2012 - January 2013

 

 

Professional Affiliations / Boards
 

  • Board of Directors, NIGHT\SHIFT Art and Music festival, July 2017- Present

  • Educational Programming Committee Member, CAFKA, July 2015 - Present

Professional Activity

  • Project Coordinator, BFA Arts Outreach Program, The Working Centre, SASC, YMCA, 2017-Present

  • Producer, Director, Winning Video for Leaders of Laurier Competition, 2017

  • Set Design, Astrodog Media, November, 2017

  • Community Arts Project  "BELONGING" LGBTQ+workshop series, Button Factory Arts, in partnership with Tri-pride, 2016  

  • Producer, Director, Promotional Video, KW Community Foundation & Button Factory Arts, 2016

  • Mural Design & Project Director, University of Waterloo, 2015

  • Lead Artist, Orientation Facilitator of Public Art Project, University of Waterloo, 2014

  • Freelance Artist, Facilitator, Arts & Culture, City of Waterloo, 2014

Grants

  • Kitchener Waterloo Community Foundation Program Grant, (Button Factory Arts) 2017

  • City of Waterloo Grant / Views 150 Programming and Installation, (Button Factory Arts) 2017

  • “BELONGING” Kitchener Waterloo Community Foundation Project Grant, (Button Factory Arts) 2016